Score, report, and key facts
Putintseva started the set strong after breaking Tomljanovic in the 2nd game (2-0) before consolidating her break and lead 3-0. Nevertheless, Tomljanovic succeeded in coming back to break Putintseva in the 5th (2-3) game before winning the set at the tiebreak at 4.
Putintseva got off on the right foot in the set after breaking Tomljanovic in the 1st game (1-0). Yet, Ajla found the way to come back to break Putintseva 4 times in the 2nd (1-1), in the 4th (3-1), in the 6th (4-2) gamein the 8th game before winning the set (6-2) after breaking his opponent in the last game.
At the end of the match, Tomljanovic scored 77 points vs. Yulia’s 62 points.
Ajla served exceptionally well to win 75% of the points (27/36) behind her first serve, and she won 50% points (18/36) on her second serve. The Croatian was effective when converting 56% of the break points that she conquered (5/9). On the other side, Putintseva was struggling to find the solution in converting her break points (only 43% – 3/7). That was one of the key issues for her demise.
After this contest, the head to head between Tomljanovic and Putintseva is 1-1.
Highlights Ajla Tomljanovic vs. Yulia Putintseva Adelaide International – Adelaide
Next Match H2H: Ajla Tomljanovic vs. Simona Halep – stats
Tomljanovic will come up against Halep in the 2nd round.
The last time that they squared off, Halep won 6-2 3-6 6-1 in the 1st round in Paris back in 2019.
Tennis Scores in Adelaide
- Danielle Rose CollinsRose Collins – Aliaksandra SasnovichSasnovich (6-3 6-2) – See score progression
- Ajla TomljanovicTomljanovic – Yulia PutintsevaPutintseva (7-64 6-2) – See score progression
- Sofia KeninKenin – Viktorija GolubicGolubic (6-0 6-4) – See score progression
- Donna VekicVekic – Anastasija SevastovaSevastova (4-6 6-1 6-3) – See score progression
- Belinda BencicBencic – Daria KasatkinaKasatkina (6-4 6-4) – See score progression
- Anastasia PavlyuchenkovaPavlyuchenkova – Anett KontaveitKontaveit (6-2 6-4) – See score progression
- Dayana YastremskaYastremska – Timea BabosBabos (7-5 6-3) – See score progression
- Arina RodionovaRodionova – Sloane StephensStephens (0-0) – See H2H details
- Tatjana MariaMaria – Marketa VondrousovaVondrousova (0-1) – See H2H details
- Julia GoergesGoerges – Priscilla HonHon (0-0) – See H2H details
- Kiki BertensBertens – Maria SakkariSakkari (3-3) – See H2H details
- Dayana YastremskaYastremska – Timea BabosBabos (0-0) – See H2H details
- Qiang WangWang – Angelique KerberKerber (0-0) – See H2H details
- Aryna SabalenkaSabalenka – Su-Wei HsiehHsieh (0-2) – See H2H details
- Bernarda PeraPera – Barbora StrycovaStrycova (1-1) – See H2H details
- Ashleigh BartyBarty – Anastasia PavlyuchenkovaPavlyuchenkova (2-3) – See H2H details
- Danielle Rose CollinsRose Collins – Sofia KeninKenin (0-0) – See H2H details
- Ajla TomljanovicTomljanovic – Simona HalepHalep (0-3) – See H2H details